Physiological dormancy

Topic:

Botany

Definition:

“Seed dormancy caused by internal physiological conditions that prevent germination. Often referred to as epicotyl or embryo dormancy.”

References

Copeland, L.O., McDonald, M.B., 1999. Principles of Seed Science and Technology. Springer US, Boston, MA. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4615-1783-2

Last Updated:

Nov. 2020
Propagule
Pure live seed
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